Genetic Structure of Pacific Trout at the Extreme Southern End of Their Native Range

  title={Genetic Structure of Pacific Trout at the Extreme Southern End of Their Native Range},
  author={Alicia Abad{\'i}a‐Cardoso and John Carlos Garza and Richard L. Mayden and Francisco Javier Garc{\'i}a de Le{\'o}n},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
Salmonid fishes are cold water piscivores with a native distribution spanning nearly the entire temperate and subarctic northern hemisphere. Trout in the genus Oncorhynchus are the most widespread salmonid fishes and are among the most important fish species in the world, due to their extensive use in aquaculture and valuable fisheries. Trout that inhabit northwestern Mexico are the southernmost native salmonid populations in the world, and the least studied in North America. They are… 

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